‘Cut the cord’: Republicans gear up to defund Planned Parenthood and tighten abortion laws after grisly videotaped discussion about selling fetal body parts goes viral

  • Several presidential candidates want Congress to ‘cut the cord’ and choke off federal dollars flowing to the nation’s largest abortion provider
  • Congressional leaders are ready to push for a law banning abortions after 20 weeks of gestation
  • Democrats on defense after undercover video showed Planned Parenthood medical chief discussing procurement of body parts for a private company
  • ‘We’ve been very good at getting heart, lung, liver, because we know that,’ Dr. Deborah Nucatola said on tape, ‘so I’m not gonna crush that part’
  • Planned Parenthood got $528 million in taxpayer funding last year, including government grants, contracts and Medicaid reimbursements

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